What are red flags on a resume?

The following are red flags to a potential employer on a resume:

  • Spelling and grammatical errors
  • Job hopping
  • Long unexplained gaps
  • Lack of career progression
  • Being obviously over or under qualified
  • Failure to follow instructions to submit your application
  • Not including a cover letter
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